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Get Pumped for the Inaugural Sydney Retro Speedfest

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Sydney is about to add a new feather to its historic racing cap, with the launch of Sydney Retro Speedfest – a brand new historic racing event for 2014.
The inaugural Sydney Retro Speedfest …

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Celebrate Retro at the 2014 Phillip Island Classic

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The Southern Hemisphere’s biggest and most action-packed historic motorsport event, the Phillip Island Classic, is just a week away, set for the 7th to the 9th of March, and this year they’re going …

HSRCA at Wakefield Park

Photo Gallery: Racing Through a Historic Summer at Wakefield Park

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The Historic Sports and Racing Car Association of New South Wales took to Wakefield Park this past weekend, out to stretch their legs in a huge and wonderful collection of historic racing and …

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Why ‘Class 1′ DTM was too good to be true

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In 1995 and 1996 the DTM and ITC had it all: great racing, hi-tech cars, superstar drivers and three willing manufacturers hell-bent on making it the best racing series in the world. These were …

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Mario Andretti’s Comeback Flip

After nine years retirement from open-wheeled racing, at the age of 63, Mario Andretti hopped back into an Indycar to replace Tony Kanaan in testing for the 2003 Indy 500. And he was quick.

Peugeot 404: Legend of the East African Safari

Peugeot 404: Legend of the East African Safari

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At a time when the mythical motorsport machines which tackled epic world-class races like the East African Safari weren’t too far removed from the cars which you could walk into a showroom …

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Top Five of 2013: Formula 1

Gallery: Eight reasons we wish we were James Hunt

Even more comfortable in the presence of beautiful women than he was behind the wheel of a McLaren, James Hunt embodied the playboy sporting legend like few …

Le Mans 1971

Video: The race of records – Porsche at Le Mans 1971

Many records were set and broken during the running of the 1971 24 hour of Le Mans

Austin 1800 1970 Australian Motor Racing Annual

Austin 1800: The car that should have won the 1968 London-Sydney Marathon

The result of some lunchtime brainstorming between Sir Max Aitken, Jocelyn Stevens and Tommy Sopwith of the Daily Express, hoping lift the mood and economy in England, the London to Sydney Marathon has only been …

Motorclassica

Record Crowds Join In as Motorclassica Gets Better and Better

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The beautiful halls of Melbourne’s Royal Exhibition Building are just that little less enrapturing today, as the last of Motorclassica 2013′s stunning collection of  historic, vintage, veteran, classic and collectable cars and motorcycles has hit the …

Walkinshaw’s Jaguar XJ-S at Bathurst

1985 Bathurst 1000: Attack of the Tom Cats

 Image thanks to www.autopics.com.au
The Mountain takes no prisoners. Tom Walkinshaw learned this the hard way in 1984 after clocking nearly 300 kilometers an hour down Conrod and scoring a spot in the top ten for …

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Photo Gallery: The four time Formula 1 world champions

Sebastian Vettel’s victory at the Indian GP on the weekend puts his fourth consecutive World Championship title in writing, making him only the fourth man with as many titles to his name. Let’s quickly reflect …